Indus Dolphin Reserve and Kandhkot wetlands IBA

Area:308,882 acres (125,000 hectares)
IBA Criteria:A1, A4i, A4iii
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Climate:View Climate Data
Köppen climate classification:BWh (Climate: arid; Precipitation: desert; Temperature: hot arid)
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Name IBA Criteria  Website 
Anas crecca (Green-winged Teal)A4i
Aquila clanga (Greater Spotted Eagle)A1
Aquila heliaca (Eastern Imperial Eagle)A1
Ardea alba (Great Egret)A4i
Calidris minuta (Little Stint)A4i
Columba eversmanni (Yellow-eyed Pigeon)A1
Glareola lactea (Small Pratincole)A4i
Haliaeetus leucoryphus (Pallas's Fish Eagle)A1
Limosa limosa (Black-tailed Godwit)A4i
Marmaronetta angustirostris (Marbled Duck)A1
Microcarbo niger (Little Cormorant)A4i
Pelecanus crispus (Dalmatian Pelican)A1
Rynchops albicollis (Indian Skimmer)A1
Sterna aurantia (River Tern)A4i
Tringa erythropus (Spotted Redshank)A4i

Important Bird Area provided by BirdLife International (2010) Important Bird Areas. Downloaded from on 29/12/2010
Köppen climate classification provided by Kottek, M., J. Grieser, C. Beck, B. Rudolf, and F. Rubel, 2006: World Map of Köppen-Geiger Climate Classification updated. Meteorol. Z., 15, 259-263